Manchester United May Move Shola Shoretire To Senior Squad

1106
Man United May Move Shola Shoretire To Senior Squad

By Oyinlola Awonuga Balogun (The New Diplomat’s Entertainment, Fashion and Sports Desk)

Following his impressive performance in Premier League 2 this season, Nigeria-born Shola Shoretire may be promoted to the Manchester United first-team squad in the coming weeks.

Shoretire, 17, has contributed five goals and three assists from 13 appearances this season.

READ ALSO:   Service Chiefs: Senate Forwards Names To Committee On Army, Navy, Airforce

According to The Athletic, the winger’s form has not gone unnoticed by Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, who is now considering taking a closer look at the prospect.

The report claims that Shoretire could soon be invited to train with the senior squad, giving him a chance to earn a spot on the substitutes’ bench before the end of the campaign.

READ ALSO:   Just In: Buhari Renews Mahmood Yakubu's Job As INEC Boss, Seeks Senate's Confirmation

United recently handed the teenager his first professional contract, ensuring that the talent does not get snapped up by rival clubs.

A talented footballer, Shola Shoretire joined Manchester United club on July 1, 2019. He plays for the club’s Under 18 as a left-winger.

Subscribe to Our VIP Newsletter

Previous articleNIN: 9mobile Unveils Registration Centres In Lagos, Abuja [Full List]
Next articleWhat Thomas Tuchel Said After Win Against Sheffield United
Hamilton Nwosa

The New Diplomat stands for ethical journalism, press freedom, accountable republic, and gender-equity. That is why at The New Diplomat, we are committed to speaking truth to power, fostering a robust community of responsible journalism, and using high quality polls, data, and surveys to engage the public with compelling narratives about political, business, socio-economic, environmental, and situational dynamics in Nigeria, Africa, and globally. From our insightful reports of political issues to our riveting investigations and analyses of business, socio-economic, and cross-cutting sectors, The New Diplomat remains ever committed to investigative reporting and ethical journalism. Support and partner with The New Diplomat today, to guarantee a positive future for all under an atmosphere of free press!

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here